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Pride month might need handed, however that isn’t stopping Fortnite from celebrating the LGBTQIA+ crowd. Rainbow Royale is returning to the aggressive shooter with a bunch of Pride-ful cosmetics and a brand new DC superhero.
As introduced on the Fortnite weblog, Rainbow Royale begins at 8 PM ET / 5 PM PT on August 31. Players will fly into the island aboard a rainbow-covered battle bus as a part of the occasion. They also can go to Rainbow Crossroads in Creative mode with code 0487-8528-5944. Rainbow Crossroads is an off-the-cuff house where gamers can loosen up, pose, and take photos within the “Fortography Studio.” You also can compete in minigames like go kart races to gather Rainbow Style factors; these can then be spent on new Pride-themed trails and titles. Rainbow Crossroads additionally has its personal collection of quests, and finishing them will get you extra cosmetics just like the Kaleido-Crusher Pickaxe. Lastly, the island has some Easter eggs that reference Dreamer, the brand new DC superhero becoming a member of the game.
Dreamer suits right into the Rainbow Royale celebration too — she was TV’s first transgender superhero when she debuted in Supergirl. She’ll be coming to the Fortnite store sooner or later, however those that take part within the Dreamer Cup have an opportunity to unlock her outfit early. The competitors begins on September 6, and anybody who has two-factor authentication enabled and has reached stage 50 is eligible to take part. Those who place effectively within the Zero Build squads event will unlock the Dreamer outfit earlier than it hits the shop.
Speaking of which, there’s extra than simply Shadow of Phantasm weapons to get your fingers on this week. More Pride objects shall be out there within the Fortnite store when the Rainbow Royale begins. The Dip emote, Every Heart emoticon, Prismatic Keepsakes spray, Say It Proud foyer monitor, Mazy and the Echoes loading display, and Rainbow Royale 2021 loading display are all on the menu. Even higher, they’re all be out there totally free.